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controls

noun , plural of control

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1 a mechanism for adjusting the operation of a device, machine, or system
  • the controls for the player are well marked
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2 the ability to direct the course of something
  • after the tail fell off, the plane went out of the pilot's control
  • firefighters keeping control of the blaze
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3 the act or activity of looking after and making decisions about something
  • control of manufacturing operations was given to a new manager with fresh ideas
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4 the right or means to command or control others
  • teachers are responsible for the students under their control
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